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Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

  • One facility, nearly 1 million artifacts and records, five units of the National Park System.

  • Would you still contribute to charitable organizations such as the National Park Foundation and park friends groups if you couldn't deduct the donation on your income taxes?

    In light of all the horse trading going in Washington to reduce the federal deficit, there's been renewed talk about revising the tax code to eliminate loopholes and what you can and

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

  • It's been a long time coming this year, but the entire 33-mile Rim Drive at Crater Lake National Park is now open for your enjoyment.

    The road that circles Crater Lake opened Sunday.

  • In an unusual, but apparently not unprecedented, move in wildlife behavior, two grizzly sows in Grand Teton National Park have swapped a cub.

  • How we view national parks -- what we see, what we expect to see -- will surely change as time goes on and the climate continues to alter accepted notions of how national parks appear.

    "If you’re talking about forests, or certain kinds of mountain ecosystems, or river ecosystems, I think that the biology has a lot to do with the landscape form," Dr.